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0 comments by SinKing on Apr 16th, 2014

I am having a great time learning Unreal Engine 4 and I really admire EPIC's bold move to challenge Unity and Cryengine likewise by offering better tools and resources at a reasonable price. Currently I spend more time on understanding blueprints than on actual modeling, but I'm still making models and shaders all the time. So far, I am really convinced by U4, and I don't think I'm gonna change my opinion. This is the best game engine ever created!

It all seems to add up now. I learned 3D with Softimage (which uses the same shader node system as Unreal Engine), then I taught myself Maya, which has the same controls as U4, as far as movement and snapping is concerned.
Learning UDK and Unreal Engine 3 gave me a great foundation for understanding Unreal Engine 4. EPIC learned from its mistakes with UDK and really improved everything. So it's more of a joy working with Unreal Engine 4 than UDK ever was. However, everything I learned about complex shaders is still valid. It just got easier to preview and use them.

So what's next? I decided to expand my search for work and look outside Germany. Uk or Canada would be nice! I just want to update my portfolio to Unreal Engine's 4 higher standards to really have something to show! I'm working on that. I am proud to say that I am ready for professional game development and it was a crazy journey that led me here.

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UTUmbrellaSTARS Mar 15 2007, 7:22am says:

Sorry Sin, I’m getting used to the messaging service thing on the Mod DB, and I’ve must off not looked at my profile half a year ago see your message. Only recently played about with my profile and made my ID picture, so if I have offended you sorry mate. Now I am used to it I will be able to comment back, plus my email is starsmemberj@yahoo.co.uk.

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sp1ff Feb 15 2007, 4:35pm says:

Bsg? hells yeah.

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LedKardova Jan 10 2007, 1:24pm says:


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RatoN Oct 14 2006, 2:40am says:

Battlestar Galactica :D :D

The reimagined BSG is my absolute favorite show on television right now.

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[EE]Kanot Sep 14 2006, 6:29pm says:

Run Ta Spring Multiplayer battle room, Click options and click the account tab. Make an account. Now to log on and off click the plug at the left hand corner

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ambershee Sep 14 2006, 5:42pm says:

Yah, I'm on holiday, I'll read it when I get back. No time for uber-PMs of death just yet.

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FusionStorm Sep 9 2006, 11:56am says:

Sin, check your pm's.

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arkythesharky Jul 9 2007, 1:14am says:

You should come sign up for the Empires forums, you won't be disappointed. ;)

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TKAzA Jul 12 2007, 3:02am says:

ok mate thats cool i just get defensive of criticisms without what seems to be justification
no hard feelings from here

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Gunmen Sep 5 2006, 3:54am says:

Hello Sin!Long time no see!Whats happen you cant play kf2?I now a trick.Have you got interested aont me on MSN!I have few new maps KF2.0!Its awesone!

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